EOI – Purchase of City-Owned Property at 2566 Central Avenue

The Corporation of the City of Grand Forks, British Columbia
Invitation for Expressions of Interest for Purchase of City Owned Property

EOI #2021-01-Development
Date of issue – April 26, 2021

Introduction
The City of Grand Forks (the City) is seeking expressions of interest for proposals to purchase
or lease City owned property located east of Kal Tire adjacent to Highway 3 – legally described
as Lot A, DL 520, SDYD, Plan KAP83258, PID: 026-994-828.
Intent
The City of Grand Forks is committed to supporting initiatives that revitalize, beautify, and
improve Grand Forks, including facilitating development in the West End. Through the
development of this property the City would like to see an improvement that advances
economic development in the community and capitalizes on the significant volume of highway
traffic travelling through the community daily.
Background
The subject property, measuring 1.1 hectares (2.76 acres) in area, is located in the West End
adjacent to existing commercial development and established residential neighborhoods.
Services
There is a 6-metre-wide statutory right of way along the northwestern property line registered
on title for the protection of a water main, walking path, and signage. The water main runs
alongside the property on Central Avenue and continues along the eastern property line via
25th street. Sanitary mains are located along 72nd Avenue and 25th Street, adjacent to the
southern and eastern property lines. Electrical service is located off 25th Street. There are
currently no improvements on site.

For submission guidelines, please review the EOI package on BCbid or here: EOI 2021-01_Package-withPR-web

Electronic Submissions
Proposals may be submitted electronically in pdf format with the EOI name and number noted
in the email subject line to: corporate@grandforks.ca
If submissions exceed the permitted email size of the Proponent or the City, Proponents
should submit the proposal in multiple emails indicating on each email the total number of
emails being sent.

Deadline
The City will accept submissions until end of day May 21st, 2021.